PPMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The PPMA is a members' owned organisation. Each member owns the same amount of shares in the organisation irrespective of their size or annual expenditure with the association. Each member company can put forward an employee to be a director of the PPMA.
The Board of Directors meets approximately every quarter to work with the executive to develop products and services that benefit the members. Each PPMA director has a functional role for which they are responsible. PPMA directors are not paid and give their time voluntarily in the service of the association.
PPMA Group ChairmanDomino UK
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2007. Tim is the Global Account Director – MNCs & OEMs for Domino UK – a British-based developer of commercial printing machines and digital printing products and processes. He was appointed Chairman of PPMA Group of Associations in December 2018.
Vice ChairmanStemmer Imaging
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2009 when UKIVA (UK Industrial Vision Association) joined PPMA Group of Associations. Mark is the Managing Director at Stemmer Imaging – a leading supplier of computer vision components and systems.
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2010. Grant is the Managing Director of Winkworth Machinery – the UK’s leading specialist industrial designer and manufacturer of bespoke new and refurbished industrial mixing machinery.
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2017. Peter is the Managing Director at RARUK Automation – a specialist supplier of innovative automation products, from industrial robots through to linear axis and controls, designed to enhance productivity.
PPMA Show DirectorJenton International
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2007. Richard is the Managing Director at Jenton International – a manufacturer and distributor of equipment to the packaging, printing and converting industry.
PPMA Finance DirectorAtwell Self Adhesive Labellers
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2014. David is the Managing Director at Atwell Self-Adhesive Labellers, which supplies semi-automatic and fully-automatic labelling systems, as well as contract labelling.
Mettler-Toledo Safeline Ltd
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2017. David is Head of Products at Mettler-Toledo Safeline – a leading supplier of metal detection and x-ray inspection equipment to the food, FMCG and pharmaceutical industries.
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2014. Simon is Business Manager EMEA at Ishida Europe – a Japanese multinational manufacturing weighing, quality control and packing machinery solutions, primarily for the food industry.
Grunwald UK & Langguth UK
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2018. James is the Managing Director at both Grunwald UK and langguth UK – specialist suppliers of supply automatic cup filling, packing machines, as well as high speed rotary and linear labelling machinery respectively.
BARA ChairmanKUKA Robotics UK & Ireland
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2009. Mike is the Managing Director of KUKA businesses in the UK & Ireland, part of the KUKA Group. KUKA is a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions, from robots and cells to fully-automated systems in markets such as automotive, food & consumer goods, electronics, general industry, e-commerce/retail and healthcare.
UKIVA ChairmanClearview Imaging
Elected to the Board of Directors in 2019. Allan is the Managing Director at Clearview Imaging – providers bespoke vision systems and component parts. Allan is also the Chairman of UKIVA.
Company SecretaryJardines Chartered Certified Accountants
Ian was involved in the formation of PPMA Limited in 1987 and currently holds the position of Company Secretary. His company, Janine Consulting Limited, are specialists in accounting and taxation for individuals, healthcare professionals and businesses.